• Short Summary

    Stories in this item include logging in the Austrian mountains and a chinchilla farm in Virginia.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "CINETOPICALITIES IN BRIEF"

    L/S's of loggers carrying their sledges up the mountainside in the Northern Tyrol, Austria to collect logs. L/S's of the snow covered logs being fastened onto the sleighs. Good L/S's of the loggers steering the sleighs down the mountainside.

    C/U's of a letter sent to a publican to attend the order of the Green Cloth at Buckingham Palace the organisation responsible for the virge of the old Whitehall Palace. The commentator explains that the five landlords who run the pubs have to visit the Palace on a annual basis to renew the license. M/S's of the publicans standing outside the gates of the Palace. L/S's staff member of the Silver Cross pub. A man (probably the landlord) wears an 'old bar tie'. M/S of a woman drinking from a glass

    Good M/S's and C/U's of a giant panda in his pen. The panda sits right in front of a camera and holds on to the tripod.

    L/S's of numerous cages of chinchillas being loaded onto the back of a van. The animals are taken to a chinchilla farm in Virginia, in the United States of America, where they are released into large pens. L/S of a one being weighed. Several more shots of the fury animals.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1186.03
    Media URN:
    40803
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/04/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:58:00 / 01:06:13:00
    Canister:
    PT 471

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